Doctor of Philosophy- Health Sciences
This a full research programme designed to develop the research capability and scholarly practice of those who aspire to become researchers in the fields of applied sciences. This programme provides an opportunity for candidates to extend their development beyond scholarly understanding and practice to include the capacity to conduct research within an area of interest in the field of applied sciences. The fields include any areas of Agricultural Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Science, Bioresource Technology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Food Science, Health Science, Herbal Medicine, Microbiology, Mathematics, Materials Science and Physics. The programme is intended for students who have a first degree in applied sciences or related fields e.g. biotechnology, botany, zoology, chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology and agriculture, who are engaged in, or moving towards, leadership roles within their professional sectors.
Intake & Other Details
|Duration||: Full time: 1 Year Part time: 2 Years|
|Price||: RM 42,000|
|Intake||: February, July|
|Bachelor’s Degree||: Completed a Bachelor degree from a 3-year full time program in a relevant field|
|: Full documentary evidence in support of English Language Proficiency (ELP) must be submitted with applications for admission and scholarship.
: If an applicant’s first language is not English (i.e. originate from a country where English is not the official primary language),
|Monash University approved English language countries:|
|: Successful completion of a course of tertiary studies; AND
|: Successful completion of a course of tertiary study of at least 2 years’ duration at Monash University’s Malaysia or South Africa campus, OR
an equivalent Malaysian tertiary education campus recognized by Monash University.
|Paper-based TOEFL||: minimum score of 550+ with Test of Written English (TWE) score of at least 4.5|
|Internet-based TOEFL||: score of at least 79+ overall (writing 21, speaking 18, reading 13, listening 12)|
(Pearson Test of English)
|: overall test score of 58+, communicative score of 50 or greater|
|Cambridge English||: 176+, no skill below 169|
Why Choose Monash?
- Monash University is the 1st foreign university in Malaysia and the largest university in Australia.
- Ranked top 100 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
- Ranked no. 55 in the QS 2021 World University Rankings.
- Culturally rich environment with approximately 8,400 students from 78 different countries.
- Globally-connected university with more than 100 partner universities around the world.
- Located at Sunway City with numerous shopping and leisure opportunities within walking distance.
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Specification: Doctor of Philosophy- Health Sciences